Sean Fewster, Court Reporter: The Advertiser | June 10, 2008
A SENIOR Education Department official accused of having a 22-month lesbian affair with a female student will be tried by judge alone.
Leonie Beverly Pech today told the District Court she wanted her case to be heard by judge alone, in the absence of a jury.
The 42-year-old, of Prospect, pleaded not guilty to two counts of indecent assault and eight counts of unlawful sexual intercourse.
Court documents allege Pech committed 10 offences against a female student, who cannot be identified.
She is accused of indecently assaulting the girl …